In the Way of Women: Men's Resistance to Sex Equality in Organizations

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Cornell University Press, 1991 - Social Science - 260 pages
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Based on interviews and observations, explores the reasons and methods of men's resistance to sex equality in a retail chain, a government department, a local elected body, and a national trade union. Paper edition (unseen), $16.95. Acidic paper. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
rights and wrongs
16
Room at the top
46
Defined in domesticity
76
Womans worth
105
on whose terms?
138
Of men and monsters
171
Towards parity
215
References
242
Index
256
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Cynthia Cockburn is Visiting Professor in the Department of Sociology at City University and active in the international anti-militarist network Women in Black.

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